Proofreading LIBA 9332

Online Option

Our Proofreading course teaches you the special skills involved in detecting and marking errors in various kinds of copy. Learn about live copy, dead copy, dry reading and the difference between copyediting and proofreading. Get the skills you need to identify and correct deviations from specifications, problems in technical quality and issues in language and thought.


Course Delivery Method:

This is normally an in-class course but will be offered temporarily online via Blackboard Learn while college buildings are closed.

Technical/Computer Requirements:

Refer to the basic technology requirements for Blackboard online courses.


You must have completed our LIBA 9294 Copyediting course and our LIBA 9102 Production Editing course. (Approved equivalents are also acceptable.)

Hours and Fees





Contact Information

Course Sections

There are no classes currently scheduled for this course; however, check back often to see if we have developed additional schedules for fall and winter (through to April). If you would like to receive an email notification when the spring/summer term (May to August) is released, complete our sign-up form.

Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.